What makes this course interesting?

  • Explore literary works from several different genres and periods
  • Learn to read critically as you
    • Experience great literary works
    • Interpret those texts
    • Evaluate their quality and artistic achievement

Learn to analyze and interpret imaginative literature through the careful reading and critical analysis of representative works from various genres and periods.

Explore literary elements such as a work’s structure, style and themes, as well as the use of figurative language, imagery, symbolism and tone. Develop your writing skills as you express your ideas and analysis in expository, analytical, and argumentative essays.

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